Women's University to Reconsider Hard Line on Transgender Students

Kyle Green for The Chronicle

Jace Hanner (right) with his partner Shannon Ariessohn, says he is leaving Hollins U. partly because of its policy on transgender students: "Bathrooms, for me, are the most uncomfortable thing. I don't want to get in trouble."
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Hollins University, which bills itself as Virginia's first chartered women's college, plans to re-examine a rule that allows for the expulsion of transgender students who have taken a step toward sex reassignment but have not yet completed the...

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